60 stung by jellyfish on Florida beach

Posted at 12:53 PM, Jul 23, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-23 12:53:32-04

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Dozens of beachgoers have been stung by jellyfish along a central Florida beach.

Volusia County beach safety officers said they treated around 60 people with a vinegar mixture on Saturday.

Hazardous rip current and lightning storms have made for dangerous beach conditions in the area.  Officials told the Orlando Sentinel ( ) they also rescued 27 people out of the water.


Information from: Orlando Sentinel,

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